Illinois Retail Merchants Association president Rob Karr: ‘We are going to have to confront how we help retail stand back up or Illinois is going to be in real trouble in the long term’

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Rob Karr, president & CEO, Illinois Retail Merchants Association, joins Anna to talk about why he believes that many retail stores can operate safely under the same COVID-19 guidelines as a grocery store. He doesn’t believe it makes no sense to jam more people into fewer stores.

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